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    Freeland talks tough on trade with Trump team
    Feb09

    Freeland talks tough on trade with Trump team

    Foreign Affairs Minister tells Secretary of State that Canada will ‘respond appropriately’ to any tariffs put in place by new U.S. administration, reaffirms ‘very strong support for Ukraine’ …read more Source: The Globe and...

    The U.S.-Ukraine relationship in the Trump era
    Feb09

    The U.S.-Ukraine relationship in the Trump era

    During my 14 years with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, I traveled across the country and around the globe working counterterrorism, counterintelligence, cyber security and international corruption assignments. Carrying out these missions in… …read more Source: The...

    Blame Ricochets in Deaths of Rebel Army Leaders in Ukraine
    Feb09

    Blame Ricochets in Deaths of Rebel Army Leaders in Ukraine

    Ukraine and Russia have denied any role in the latest separatist death, of Mikhail Tolstykh, or in previous killings of rebel leaders far from the front lines. …read more Source: The New York...

    Trudeau to meet Angela Merkel in Germany
    Feb09

    Trudeau to meet Angela Merkel in Germany

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with the public in a lecture hall at Health Sciences Building on the University of Saskatchewan campus in Saskatoon, Wednesday, January 25, 2017. (Liam Richards/CP) OTTAWA – Next week’s meeting between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be a symbolic affirmation of...

    Trudeau to meet Merkel in Germany, address EU
    Feb09

    Trudeau to meet Merkel in Germany, address EU

    Trudeau to address European Parliament, meet Angela Merkel in Germany …read more Source:...

    Washington State Takes 10 Refugees, 0 Muslim; Rest of Country Takes 189 Refugees, 151 Muslim
    Feb09

    Washington State Takes 10 Refugees, 0 Muslim; Rest of Country Takes 189 Refugees, 151 Muslim

    On Tuesday, the second full weekday after Federal Judge James Robart issued a temporary restraining order halting President Trump’s executive order that temporarily blocked the issuance of visas for seven Middle Eastern countries and temporarily banned refugees from all countries, ten refugees arrived in the state of Washington. None of...

    Trudeau to meet Angela Merkel in Germany, address European Parliament
    Feb09

    Trudeau to meet Angela Merkel in Germany, address European Parliament

    OTTAWA — Next week’s meeting between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be a symbolic affirmation of their shared values in the Donald Trump era, says Germany’s envoy to Canada. Trudeau’s Berlin visit with Merkel, arguably Europe’s most influential politician, comes as the EU tries to...

    Commons committee wants Freeland to testify about new Canada-U.S. mandate
    Feb09

    Commons committee wants Freeland to testify about new Canada-U.S. mandate

    OTTAWA — A House of Commons committee wants to question Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland about her sweeping new mandate to advance Canada’s relations with the Trump administration. Bob Nault, foreign affairs committee chairman and Liberal MP, said Freeland’s appearance would be part of a broad study of Canada-U.S. relations...

    Is Russia Killing Rebels In Ukraine? Separatist Commander Mikhail Tolstykh Dies In Donetsk Explosion
    Feb08

    Is Russia Killing Rebels In Ukraine? Separatist Commander Mikhail Tolstykh Dies In Donetsk Explosion

    A commander of Ukraine’s pro-Russian separatist forces known as “Givi” died Wednesday after an explosion went off at his office in the rebels’ de facto capital city of Donetsk. Authorities in the rebel groups were calling it a terrorist attack by Ukrainian security forces. …read more Source: International Business...

    Trudeau to address EU, meet Merkel in Germany
    Feb08

    Trudeau to address EU, meet Merkel in Germany

    Trudeau to address European Parliament, meet Angela Merkel in Germany …read more Source:...